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The new towns

Osborn, Frederic James Sir

The new towns

the answer to megalopolis

by Osborn, Frederic James Sir

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Published by McGraw-Hill in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Cities and towns -- Great Britain

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 359-361.

      Statement[by] Frederic J. Osborn and Arnold Whittick. With an introd. by Lewis Mumford.
      ContributionsWhittick, Arnold, 1898-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHT133 .O8
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 376 p.
      Number of Pages376
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5912687M
      LC Control Number64014633
      OCLC/WorldCa261430

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